advanced manufacturing jobs
of industry jobs are in computer and electronic product manufacturing
5% job growth
projected in the next 5 years
Sources: Valley Vision, Emsi | Photo credit: Placer County / Erik Bergen
Greater Sacramento offers the resources, infrastructure and workforce required for advanced manufacturing operations to thrive. The Port of West Sacramento, a Foreign Trade Zone, and major east-west and north-south freeways offer seamless connection and potential cost savings while local manufacturing initiatives ensure skilled labor is always on-hand.
Advanced manufacturing success stories
Advanced Manufacturing / Mobility
Established in Sacramento in 1984, the growing 60-acre manufacturing campus employs over 1,500, up from 1,000 in 2016.
The state and local communities have invested over $11 million in local infrastructure to support Intel’s Folsom campus, which was established in 1984 and now employs close to 6,000.
Tesco’s 125,000-sq.-ft. state-of-the-art manufacturing and technical services facility is headquartered in Sacramento with five other locations nationwide.
Support for a skilled manufacturing workforce
The Sacramento Valley Manufacturing Initiative is an industry-lead collaboration to build and sustain a robust manufacturing sector in Greater Sacramento. The Initiative works with educational institutions and training providers to create a sustainable pipeline of skilled manufacturing talent.
Top advanced manufacturing employers in Greater Sacramento
|wdt_ID||Company||Location type||Employee count||Type|
|2||PRIDE Industries||Headquarters||3,036||Manufacturing and service solutions|
|3||Siemens Industry Inc.||Branch||1,200||Industrial machinery|
Source: Sacramento Business Journal Book of Lists 2019